Dayton in Montgomery County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
“The Cradle of Aviation”
Erected by Dayton Foundation and the Montgomery County Historical Society.
Location. 39° 46.688′ N, 84° 11.675′ W. Marker is in Dayton, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Marker is on N. Bend Blvd., on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1046-1160 N Bend Blvd, Dayton OH 45404, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named McCook Field (approx. 0.3 miles away); Dayton Fire Department Station No. 14 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of First Game in the NFL (approx. half a mile away); D-134 Artillery Memorial Bridge (approx. half a mile away); State of Ohio Korean War Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); Neil Armstrong (approx. 0.8 miles away); John Glenn (approx. 0.8 miles away); Wright-Patterson AFB (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dayton.
Categories. • Air & Space • War, World I •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 15, 2014, by Douglas Williams of Dayton, Ohio. This page has been viewed 283 times since then and 18 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on July 15, 2014, by Douglas Williams of Dayton, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.